Governor Obiano And Wife Honoured By Boys' & Girls' Brigade Nigeria. Photos
Posted On 09/05/2016
Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano and his wife, Ebelechukwu Obiano were on Friday (yesterday) decorated as the Grand Patron and Grand Patroness of Boys’ and Girls’ Brigade Nigeria, Anambra Division in a special church service presided over by The Most Revd Dr Christian Efobi, Dean Church of Nigeria and Bishop of Aguata Diocese, at Cathedral Church of St Faith, Awka.
Speaking during the investiture which started with a ceremonial parade by the Brigade, Obiano said; “I have always admired the colour party” noting that “this particular award is the most special in all that I have received”. Obiano further explained that his administration is focusing the youths towards “the values which our society desires” to prepare them for the ideal leadership. Responding to a special request by the Brigade, Obiano donated the sum of N10m to enable them acquire some musical equipment. The Governor also directed that willing members of the Boys’ and Girls’ Brigade should be drafted into the numerous agricultural training programmes of the State Government for empowerment and effective engagement.